Prankster101 writes: When you play a videogame, it is not only the hero that is popular but also the villains who appear in the title. Whether it is in the Sonic games, Mario, the Batman series or any other franchise, the villains must be as popular as the heroes. And for a villain to be popular, he must have some qualities and powers to make the masses love (or rather, be fascinated by) him. In my opinion, here are the five most popular (and lovable?) villains in videogames as listed below.